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A simple and widely available alternative method for endotracheal tube cuff pressure monitoring

  • Jong Bun Kim
  • Jae Myeong Lee
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Conflicts of interest

None declared.

Editorial responsibility

This submission was handled by Dr. Hilary P. Grocott, Editor-in-Chief, Canadian Journal of Anesthesia.

Editor’s note

The authors of the article: Can J Anesth 2018;  https://doi.org/10.1007/12630-018-1053-y, respectfully declined an invitation to submit a reply to the above letter.

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© Canadian Anesthesiologists' Society 2018

Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Department of Anaesthesiology and Pain Medicine, Uijeongbu St. Mary’s Hospital, College of MedicineThe Catholic University of KoreaSeoulRepublic of Korea

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